Mark Chester (1945, 13 May - ) was born - US, MA, Baltimore. Mark Chester's travels with his camera have taken him throughout the United States as documented in his photographs for Charles Kuralt's Dateline America, and to such places as Australia, Austria, The Bahamas, Belgium, Bhutan, Brazil, Canada, Cuba, More...
Peter Henry Emerson (1856, 13 May - 1936, 12 May) was born - Cuba, La Palma. Naturalistic photographer. Often worked with the less well known Thomas Frederick Goodall (1856-1944). Influential in his lectures and writings on Naturalistic Photography, the belief that photography could express artistic and impressionistic More...
Léon Gimpel (1878, 13 May - 1948, 7 October) was born - France, Paris. Was the first person to use the Lumiere color photography process (autochrome) for reporting. He was active taking color photographs during the First World War (1914-1918)
Gottfried Jäger (1937, 13 May - ) was born - Germany, Burg bei Magdeburg. German photographer.
Jan Saudek (1935, 13 May - ) was born - Czechoslovakia, Prague. There are artists who walk the tightrope between fine art and titillation and Jan Saudek is one of these. The subject matter, which is frequently sexually explicit, can be visually beautiful and at the same time disturbing - this often means that More...
Raymond A. Scallen (1892, 13 May - 1976, 13 September) was born - US, MN, Minneapolis.
Toni Schneiders (1920, 13 May - 2006, 4 August) was born - Germany, Koblenz-Urbar. Member of Fotoform and the subjective photography group of avant-garde photographers in Post-War Germany.
Richard Freiherr Basso Von Godel-Lannoy (1854, 13 May - 1930) was born - Austria, Trieste. Austrian photographer.
Gordon A. Curtis (1905 - 1997, 13 May) died - US, MN, Minneapolis.
Edwin C. Hirschoff (1905, 7 December - 2002, 13 May) died.
Darius Kinsey (1869, 23 July - 1945, 13 May) died. Photographer of the American west. In 1906 Darius Kinsey and his wife Tabitha gave up their photographic studio in Seattle (WA, USA) and decided to concentrate on documenting the logging industry and the landscapes of the American northwest. Darius More...
Pauline Jermyn Trevelyan (1816 - 1866, 13 May) died - Switzerland, Neuchâtel.